Pakistan’s textile exports up by 28.26pc to $17.6b in 11 months


The exports of textile commodities surged by 28.26 percent during the first eleven months of the current fiscal year (2021-22) as compared to the corresponding period of last year.

The textile exports were recorded at $17,623.635 million in July-May (2021-22) against the exports of $13,740.113 million July-May (2020-21), showing growth of 28.26 percent, according to the latest data released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) on Friday. The textile commodities that contributed in trade growth included cotton cloth the exports of which increased by 30.24 percent to $2,236.855 million during the current year as compared to the exports of $1,716.216 million last year.—APP